PM makes major border announcement

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has settled on a deal with the States to open borders for domestic travel by Christmas. Speaking after the National Cabinet, the PM said that the initiative had been agreed by all states, with the exception of Western Australia. “We agreed in principle with the reopening framework for Australia by Christmas,” … Read more

NSW Government launches massive crackdown on puppy farms

The New South Wales Government has promised to crack down on mass dog breeders in the wake of allegations of puppy farmers turning to social media to market dogs at inflated rates. Agriculture Minister Adam Marshall said this morning that the Government will finance a new RSCPA task force to investigate and dismantle illegal dog … Read more

Pope Francis publicly backs same-sex civil unions

Pope Francis gave his most overt endorsement to same-sex civil unions in a gesture that is likely to further enrage his conservative critics in the Catholic Church. His remarks came in an interview with Francesco, a documentary film that premiered at the Rome Film Festival on Wednesday. He said, “Homosexual people have a right to … Read more

Sixteen kids SAVED from alleged paedophile ring as 44 men arrested

More than 40 Australian men have been charged with possession of child abuse materials and sharing their materials online via a cloud storage platform. The Federal Police announced on Friday that they had filed a total of 350 charges against 44 men in every Australian state and the ACT, with 16 children prevented from harm’s … Read more

Single Protester Hanging from tripod causes traffic chaos in Australia

The peak hour traffic to central Brisbane was set at a standstill by a single protester hanging from a large bamboo tripod. The woman from the Extinction Rebellion blocked a ramp on Hale Street in Milton, near the CBD, on Wednesday morning. Major arterial roads Coronation Drive and Riverside Expressway were subject to “significant delays,” … Read more